Satisfaction Splashes in South Africa as 1st SW105

She’s about two months from delivery, and living up to her name. Satisfaction slipped into the water at Southern Wind Shipyard as the builder’s first SW105. The SW105 is what Southern Wind terms a “mini series,” focused on high-performance cruising. The series name stems from the LOA. It’s 105’9” (32.27 meters.) (In case you’re wondering, Continue reading


Sorceress Spins a Spell at Southern Wind Shipyard

Fitting that a sailing superyacht with a spellbinding name slipped into the water on an equally mesmerizing morning. As the photos here show, mist greeted Sorceress as she launched at Southern Wind Shipyard’s Cape Town facility. Sorceress is the first SW96, with an LOA of 96’1” (29.3 meters). She’s based on a concept from Nauta Continue reading


Spectrum Spans Owners’ Satisfactions: VIDEO

A megayacht exceeding 300 feet is surely capable of offering a variety of experiences. The project Spectrum, from Oceanco and Nauta Design, revolves around that very concept. The 334-footer (120-meter) presents a spectrum, if you will, of enjoyment among her relaxation areas. Simultaneously, she offers flexibility in her propulsion system. Mario Pedol of Nauta Design Continue reading